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Committee Assignments for the 111th Congress
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Wednesday, Jun. 03, 2015

2:30 PM
    Veterans' Affairs
        Hearings to examine S.207, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to use existing authorities to furnish health care at non-Department of Veterans Affairs facilities to veterans who live more than 40 miles driving distance from the closest medical facility of the Department that furnishes the care sought by the veteran, S.297, to revive and expand the Intermediate Care Technician Pilot Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs, S.425, to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for a five-year extension to the homeless veterans reintegration programs and to provide clarification regarding eligibility for services under such programs, S.471, to improve the provision of health care for women veterans by the Department of Veterans Affairs, S.684, to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the provision of services for homeless veterans, and other pending calendar business.
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Thursday, Jun. 04, 2015

10:00 AM
    Energy and Natural Resources
        Hearings to examine S.454, to amend the Department of Energy High-End Computing Revitalization Act of 2004 to improve the high-end computing research and development program of the Department of Energy, S.784, to direct the Secretary of Energy to establish microlabs to improve regional engagement with national laboratories, S.1033, to amend the Department of Energy Organization Act to replace the current requirement for a biennial energy policy plan with a Quadrennial Energy Review, S.1054, to improve the productivity and energy efficiency of the manufacturing sector by directing the Secretary of Energy, in coordination with the National Academies and other appropriate Federal agencies, to develop a national smart manufacturing plan and to provide assistance to small- and medium-sized manufacturers in implementing smart manufacturing programs, S.1068, to amend the Federal Power Act to protect the bulk-power system from cyber security threats, S.1181, to expand the Advanced Technology Vehicle Manufacturing Program to include commercial trucks and United States flagged vessels, to return unspent funds and loan proceeds to the United States Treasury to reduce the national debt, S.1187, to improve management of the National Laboratories, enhance technology commercialization, facilitate public-private partnerships, S.1216, to amend the Natural Gas Act to modify a provision relating to civil penalties, S.1218, to establish an interagency coordination committee or subcommittee with the leadership of the Department of Energy and the Department of the Interior, focused on the nexus between energy and water production, use, and efficiency, S.1221, to amend the Federal Power Act to require periodic reports on electricity reliability and reliability impact statements for rules affecting the reliable operation of the bulk-power system, S.1223, to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to improve the loan guarantee program for innovative technologies, S.1229, to require the Secretary of Energy to submit a plan to implement recommendations to improve interactions between the Department of Energy and National Laboratories, S.1230, to direct the Secretary of the Interior to establish a program under which the Director of the Bureau of Land Management shall enter into memoranda of understanding with States providing for State oversight of oil and gas productions activities, and S.1241, to provide for the modernization, security, and resiliency of the electric grid, to require the Secretary of Energy to carry out programs for research, development, demonstration, and information-sharing for cybersecurity for the energy sector.
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